The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 59 55 76
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Contract jobs citing Billing 67 73 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.55% 2.80% 1.66%
As % of the General category 5.83% 6.54% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 35 14
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£425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £235 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-39.70% +3.03%
Billing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1149 1116 1036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.77% 42.84% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 522 377
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 37
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £11.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £35.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 7 £400 +6.66%
Slough 0 7 £363 - 2
Reading -11 5 £350 -10.25% 1
Maidenhead +11 4 - - 1
Windsor -4 4 - -
Billing
South East

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing.

1 112 (72.26%) Telecoms
2 50 (32.26%) Project Management
3 48 (30.97%) CRM
4 40 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (18.71%) Broadband
6 27 (17.42%) Degree
7 26 (16.77%) 3G
8 25 (16.13%) Finance
9 24 (15.48%) Internet
9 24 (15.48%) ITIL
10 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (12.26%) Computer Science
12 18 (11.61%) MVNO
13 16 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (9.68%) Validation
14 15 (9.68%) eTOM
14 15 (9.68%) Marketing
15 14 (9.03%) Oracle
16 13 (8.39%) HP
17 12 (7.74%) Migration
17 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2
18 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
19 10 (6.45%) Change Management
19 10 (6.45%) Use Case
19 10 (6.45%) 4G
19 10 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
20 9 (5.81%) Legal
20 9 (5.81%) MS Office
20 9 (5.81%) SAP
20 9 (5.81%) SQL

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.23%) Lync
3 2 (1.29%) SAS
4 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) MS Office
3 5 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (1.94%) Exstream
3 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.29%) CSG Singleview
3 2 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.65%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.65%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.65%) assyst
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.65%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) PaaS
2 1 (0.65%) IaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.71%) Broadband
2 26 (16.77%) 3G
3 24 (15.48%) Internet
4 18 (11.61%) MVNO
5 10 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
5 10 (6.45%) 4G
6 6 (3.87%) LTE
7 5 (3.23%) Firewall
8 3 (1.94%) SNMP
8 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.94%) DNS
9 2 (1.29%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.29%) MPLS
9 2 (1.29%) OSPF
9 2 (1.29%) BGP
9 2 (1.29%) WAN
9 2 (1.29%) SMTP
9 2 (1.29%) HTTP
9 2 (1.29%) Wireless
9 2 (1.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.87%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 112 (72.26%) Telecoms
2 25 (16.13%) Finance
3 15 (9.68%) Marketing
4 9 (5.81%) Legal
5 8 (5.16%) Retail
6 3 (1.94%) Back Office
7 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.29%) Banking
7 2 (1.29%) German Language
7 2 (1.29%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (26.45%) Architect
2 27 (17.42%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (16.77%) Analyst
4 22 (14.19%) Designer
5 20 (12.90%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.39%) Billing Analyst
7 11 (7.10%) Solutions Designer
8 7 (4.52%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.52%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.87%) Release Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Senior Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.23%) OSS Architect
10 5 (3.23%) Change Manager
10 5 (3.23%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.23%) Consultant
11 4 (2.58%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.58%) Systems Architect
11 4 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (2.58%) Revenue Assurance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) SOAP
1 1 (0.65%) XML
1 1 (0.65%) EDI
1 1 (0.65%) EDIFACT
1 1 (0.65%) XML Messaging
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.26%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.87%) PMI
4 5 (3.23%) User Experience
5 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.65%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) DTV
6 1 (0.65%) GIS
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) CMDB
6 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.65%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.58%) UNIX
2 2 (1.29%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) VMS
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.26%) Project Management
2 48 (30.97%) CRM
3 24 (15.48%) ITIL
4 22 (14.19%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (9.68%) Validation
6 15 (9.68%) eTOM
7 12 (7.74%) Migration
7 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2
8 10 (6.45%) Change Management
8 10 (6.45%) Use Case
9 8 (5.16%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.16%) ERP
10 7 (4.52%) Release Management
10 7 (4.52%) Logistics
10 7 (4.52%) Test Management
10 7 (4.52%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.52%) Test Strategy
11 6 (3.87%) Analytics
11 6 (3.87%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.81%) SQL
2 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.58%) VBA
4 1 (0.65%) Python
4 1 (0.65%) C#
4 1 (0.65%) Java
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
4 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (17.42%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.87%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.94%) ISEB
7 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.29%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.65%) HP APS
8 1 (0.65%) PMP
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.65%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.87%) SLA
2 2 (1.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.29%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) vSphere
2 1 (0.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) LXC
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.58%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.94%) OpenView
3 3 (1.94%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (1.29%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.65%) Puppet
5 1 (0.65%) Netcool
5 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (9.03%) Oracle
2 13 (8.39%) HP
3 9 (5.81%) SAP
4 7 (4.52%) Cisco
5 6 (3.87%) Siebel
6 5 (3.23%) BMC
7 4 (2.58%) Remedy
7 4 (2.58%) IBM
7 4 (2.58%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.94%) Huawei
8 3 (1.94%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (1.94%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.94%) Ericsson
8 3 (1.94%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.29%) F5
9 2 (1.29%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.29%) webMethods
10 1 (0.65%) Symantec
10 1 (0.65%) Verint
10 1 (0.65%) Infoblox
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £0.0000 per month
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